Despite recent negative reports into brokers, aggregators have called for better consultation with consumer groups and the community
The bank also increased the total number of broker originated loans by 40% during the 2017 financial year
Releasing its annual financial results, the bank has also shown growth in its loan book of 4% across the year
New research into top players in the Australian property industry shows a positive outlook despite tougher lending conditions
The ABA has welcomed the relief offered by banks in the wake of bushfires that have devastated the Perth Hills area.
One of mortgage broking’s largest franchises has announced an aggressive recruitment drive for 2014, looking to expand its broker network by up to 20%.
The big four banks managed to scrape a slightly higher proportion of home loans in the final month of 2013, but market share continues to track below historical levels.
The number of first home buyers has bottomed out in Australia, reaching record lows in the final months of 2013.
The release of new privacy regulations due to commence in March do not fully address the issues affecting brokers and borrowers, say lawyers.
A major lender has announced a disaster relief package, deferring home loan payments for customers affected by the Western Australia bushfires.